February 25, 2013
The Kerstin Florian Moor Mud Masque stars in this pedicure by Emerge Spa and Salon that lets clients get their feet dirty.
Keywords: bath salts CND foot masks Kerstin Florian Massachusetts
January 9, 2013
InStyle magazine tried top gel polish brands at several different neighborhood salons to weigh the pros and cons of getting a professional-quality gel mani or pedi.
Keywords: CND Gelish gels manicures OPI Products
January 7, 2013
InStyle magazine suggested touching up gel polish manicures with regular polish if clients are in a pinch or need a quick at-home remedy.
Keywords: CND gels OPI Products
January 4, 2013
InStyle magazine dispelled a couple long-standing misconceptions about gel manicures this month and provided remedies on how to keep gel nails healthy.
Keywords: CND gels healthy working OPI Products Orly
December 22, 2012
Mentoring a new nail tech can be a rewarding experience for both the mentor and the mentee. After winning a Beauty Changes Lives student competition, Marinello Schools of Beauty student Cheyanne Birchall was awarded a day of mentorship with CND co-founder Jan Arnold. Here, they both share their experiences attending Beauty Buzz 2012 in Detroit and inspiring each other.
Keywords: CND cosmetology schools Jan Arnold Marinello Schools of Beauty mentoring
December 1, 2012
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To meet the soak-off needs of all of the gel-polish lines, manufacturers have begun to release their own brands of soak-off solutions and remover wraps to help techs get an effective and thorough soak for clients. These gel-polish removal liquids have added hydrating emollients to keep the removal process soft on skin, while still effectively removing all the gel.
Keywords: acetone/removal products All Season Nails Americanails CND ENP Nail Designs
December 1, 2012
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To meet the soak-off needs of all of the gel-polish lines, manufacturers have begun to release their own brands of soak-off solutions and remover wraps to help techs get an effective and thorough soak for clients. Here are some of the latest wraps to hit the market.
Keywords: acetone/removal products Alfalfa Nail Supply CND EZ Flow Famous Names
November 14, 2012
The FingerNailFixer shows you a new drip technique she learned from a fellow educator using CND Additives, Shellac, and 99% Isopropyl Alcohol.
Keywords: CND gels Holly Schippers nail art
September 17, 2012
Holly Schippers, the FingerNailFixer, shows you how to get a nice tight fit with your CND forms when sculpting enhancements.
Keywords: acrylics CND FingerNailFixer forms Holly Schippers
September 12, 2012
FingerNailFixer Holly Schippers shot a guest video with CND education ambassador Bonnie Rios. Here she shows you how to carve out designs and layer them with Shellac.
Keywords: CND FingerNailFixer gels nail art
August 28, 2012
Present Nail Spa offers this luxurious and exotic manicure to its clients.
Keywords: Cacee CND deluxe manicures fruit-flavored services OPI Products
August 10, 2012
This design, “Groovy,” shows how CND's just-launched "Additives" can be used with Brisa Gloss and Brisa Paint.
Keywords: CND gels handpainted nail art
July 15, 2012
Cindy Walston's client's feet and legs literally gleam in the sun after this pedicure.
Keywords: almond-based services CND embellishments Gena gold
July 12, 2012
Learn how to create a tie dye design, an abstract flower, whimisical circles, and purple leopard print, all using CND Shellac.
CND Additives Nail Art How-To
Cover Look: NAILS October 2011
Keywords: CND handpainted nail art shellac
June 14, 2012
Holly Schippers creates color block nail art for NAILS' June 2012 cover. Here's the step-by-step.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes CND color blocking FingerNailFixer